|Rustbelt Radio for May 14, 2007 - Pittsburgh Indymedia|
On this week's show... * Rustbelt Radio explores the issue of immigration reform, with the help of three respected immigration lawyers. * Mumia Abu-Jamal is scheduled for a hearing that could grant him a new trial * Community Activists develop Anti-Violence initiatives addressing recent shootings in Pittsburgh * Students and teachers at St. Vincent College protest George Bush's commencement speech * and more in our local and global headlines
Keywords: Rustbelt Radio; immigration; Mumia; Mumia Abu-Jamal; death row; Pennsylvania; Pittsburgh; violence; Bush; protest; St. Vincent College; women's health
|Rustbelt Radio for April 9, 2007 - Pittsburgh Indymedia|
On this week's show... * Author Ben Dangl examines the Price of Fire, resource wars and social movements in Bolivia * St. Vincent College students protest their school's decision to let George Bush speak at graduation * The Pittsburgh Organizing Group is confronted by police harassment once again * An excerpt from the documentary Watts Riots 1965: The Fire This Time * plus we'll have Word on the Street, and more, in our local and global headlines
Keywords: Rustbelt Radio; Pittsburgh; POG; recruiting; counter-recruitment; Bush; St. Vincent; commencement; Bolivia; Ben Dangl; Price of Fire; Climate Change
|Rustbelt Radio for January 29, 2007 - Pittsburgh Indymedia|
On this week's show... * Lawyers and Black Panthers discuss the recent arrests of former Black Panthers in a thirty-six year-old murder case * from the World Social Forum, a Kenyan grassroots activist describes the connection between the HIV/Aids Pandemic and gender inequality * in global news, an Armenian journalist and activist was murdered in Turkey, and federal agents began a new wave of raids against immigrants last week * the word on the street about President Bush's State of the Union Add...
Keywords: Rustbelt Radio; Pittsburgh; Beaver County; prison; protest; war; Bush; state of the union; labor; critical mass; immigration; Hrant Dink; Panther Ten; Black Panthers; World Social Forum
|Rustbelt Radio November 19, 2007 - Pittsburgh Indymedia|
On this week's show... * as a legal challenge strikes down part of Pennsylvania's Hate Crime legislation, tens of thousands march in DC to urge the US Dept. of Justice to defend the civil rights of African-Americans * workers in Florida fight for their rights...by taking to the sea * National Lawyers Guild President Marjorie Cohn, speaks about Michael Mukasey, the War on Terror, Pakistani President Musharraf and the Impeachment of George Bush...
Keywords: Rustbelt Radio; hate crimes; Pennsylvania; Pittsburgh; milk; dairy; Florida; Miami; fisher island; SEIU; workers; Marjorie Cohn; NLG; National Lawyers' Guild; Bush; Pervez Musharraf; Michael Mukasey; El Salvador; CISPES; labor; unions; CAFTA